The government’s stance on sustainable mobility further hardened, when transport minister Nitin Gadkari recently warned original equipment manufacturers (OEM) that don’t reorient themselves and continue to sell internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles “of being bulldozed”.
The power supply prices in the spot market recently witnessed a sharp rise, jumping from Rs 3.12/kwh in August 2017 and Rs 4.11/kwh in September 2017 to Rs 9.91/kwh last week on 13 September in one time interval of 15 minutes time block.
PayU, India’s leading payment gateway provider, has collaborated with Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), to give users a safe and secure option to pay for rail tickets booked on the IRCTC website.
Making e-autorickshaws a common sight in rural India, creating a water grid that is on par with power grid and constructing 17 highways-cum-airstrips are the government’s priorities and it will start work on them this year, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has said.
UK-based Indian entrepreneur Giby George, who promoted GJ Nature Care & Energy (GJNCE) and GJ Eco Power (GJEP), is all set to target the Indian waste-to-energy segment with projected outlay of Rs 1,500 crore within the span of next five years.
As Sutirtha Bhattacharya, chairman-cum-managing director (CMD) of Coal India, heads towards retirement this month, the face of the company is yet to be finalised.
Wind energy solution provider, Inox Wind has bagged an order from Adani Green Energy to develop a 100 MW wind power project in Gujarat.
Hindustan Oil Exploration Company (HOEC) has announced the grant of Petroleum Mining Lease to Dirok field, Assam, on August 25, 2017 and the commencement of commercial production from the field forthwith.
The coal quality use in India has high ash content and low energy content, according to Niti Aayog. In order to improve the current situation, the think-tank in its three year action agenda 2017-18 to 2019-20, has pitched to follow China in order to reduce the usage of low quality coal in the country.
Germany based photovoltaics specialist IBC Solar has signed a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for a 20 MW AC solar plant with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI).